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Russell Mapes of Grass Valley has been awarded a research assistantship from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in order to obtain his doctorate in the field of igneous petrology/isotope geochemistry.

He is a 1994 graduate of Nevada Union High School. He completed his bachelor of science In 1999 at California State University at Chico and his master’s degree this year at Vanderbilt University at Nashville, Tenn., both in geology. He begins studies at Chapel Hill this fall.

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